The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 159 154 166
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.20% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.23% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
Embedded Software Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2665 2660 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.37% 87.21% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1702 1798
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the Scotland region.

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in Scotland

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 1 £40,000 +33.33%
West Lothian +2 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Development
UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) HND
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
3 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (28.57%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Bluemix
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
3 2 (28.57%) Freescale
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) RS-232

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Bluemix
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
2 2 (28.57%) ZigBee
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) RS-232
3 1 (14.29%) RS-485
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Freescale
1 2 (28.57%) Intel
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin